Cardinals Open with Win over Newark Central in Boys Basketball
Monday, December 23, 2013 • 9:10am
NEWARK, NJ - Clarence Hoover and Jordan Sears each scored 17 points to lead the Plainfield varsity boys basketball team to a 61-55 victory over Newark Central in their season opener on Saturday.
Coach Jeff Lubreski's Cardinals rallied with a 24-10 showing in the final quarter to overcome a 45-37 deficit.
Jachai Simmons finished with 15 points and 16 rebounds for Plainfield.